Zip Code 08201 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAbsecon
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Atlantic
Area Code609
Current Population:10007
Racial Majority:White 66.79%
Public School Racial Majority:White 59.4%
Unemployment Rate:9.7%
Median Household Income$61882
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56590
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range7 - 39 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.42670000, -74.50249900

Zip Code 08201 Description

Zip Code 08201 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08201 is primarily located in Atlantic County. The official US Postal Service name for 08201 is ABSECON, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08201 are contained within or border the city limits of Absecon, NJ, Pleasantville, NJ, Atlantic City, NJ, and Pomona, NJ. The area code for zip code 08201 is 609. 08201 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08201 is 9.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08201 decreased to 10007 from 34958 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08201 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08201 public schools is White. 43.5% of students in 08201 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6804 66.79% 6491 +5%
 Black Or African American 1133 11.12% 1444 -22%
 Hispanic 1343 13.18% 1067 +26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.04% 19 -79%
 Asian 684 6.71% 753 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 21 1.39% 21 +576%
 Two Or More Races 210 0.76% 210 -63%

Zip Code 08201 Race/Ethnicity

 White 59.4%
 Black Or African American 12.7%
 Hispanic 15.9%
 Asian 9.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 08201 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1000734958
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households3856
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$61882
Income Under $50K Per Year36.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.30%
08201 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$210468
Average Real Estate Sale Price$172211
Current Unemployment Level 9.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago15.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 84b - Pine Barrens
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 08201 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)26273442526167665948393046
Avg Max Temp (°F)41445160697884827666564663
Avg Precip (In.)3.772.964.153.63.482.783.894.423.293.023.393.3142.06
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ
CBSA Type08201
CBSA Population276846
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours